El Niño: California Beach Erosion In 2015/16 Highest Ever RecordedEl Niño didn't deliver pounding rain, but it gave California's coastline a powerful beating during the winter of 2015/16. The much anticipated rainfall was lower than anticipated, but beach erosion was the highest in more than 145 years, according a study released Tuesday by the U.S. Geological Survey.
Orinda Sinkhole Causes Major Suburban GridlockAnother growing sinkhole has opened up in Contra Costa County with a new crater in Orinda rupturing sewer lines and creating gridlock for drivers.
Pacifica Plans To Demolish Apartment Building Along Crumbling CliffThe city of Pacifica intends to demolish a vacant apartment building on the edge of an unstable coastal cliff, with or without the blessing of its owner.
Sinkhole Swallows Pedestrian Pathway In PacificaA sinkhole in Pacifica swallowed a section of a pedestrian pathway Sunday.
Battle To Keep San Francisco’s Ocean Beach From Washing Away As he watched crews frantically work to short up the dunes at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach, surfer Robert Wolffe couldn’t help but think back to what it once was.
Geologists Get 3-D Pictures Of Beach Erosion On California CoastNew 3-D images reveal just how bad erosion is along the Northern California coast.
Highway 121 In Napa County Remains Closed After Storm ErosionErosion has closed state Highway 121/Monticello Road in east Napa County until further notice, a Caltrans spokesman said.
Rains Worsen Landslide, Lafayette-Moraga Regional Trail Deemed RiskyOfficials from the East Bay Regional Park District are asking pedestrians and other trail users to use caution when on the trail between Canyon and Country Club Roads.
Chunk Of San Francisco's Marina Green Breaks Apart From Storms, Leaving Gaping Hole To Water BelowThe bulkhead along San Francisco’s Marina Green has been eroded, leaving a gaping hole offering a beautiful view, but not one you’re supposed to see underneath a sidewalk.
Pacifica Residents Fear Seaside Living May Crumble In Pounding SurfMayor Sue Digre says the ferocious waves in recent weeks have been relentless and longer than any she's seen during her 25 years of living in Pacifica.
'Citizen Scientists' Use Drones To Map Impact Of El Niño On California CoastIn California, residents are using smartphones and drones to document the coastline's changing face.
Inspectors Find Erosion Under More California Bridges After SoCal I-10 CollapseInspectors have found erosion under two other highway bridges near the span that collapse and construction crews are working to reinforce them.